Top 3 Weekend Picks! (2/13-2/15)

Top 3 Weekend Picks! (2/13-2/15)

1. Double Exposure at Roots & Culture Work by Lyra Hill and Daviel Shy. Roots & Culture is located at 1034 N. Milwaukee Ave. Screening Sunday at 7pm. 2. Visitation Rites III at The Franklin Work by Angie Evans, Phil Parcellano, Gwen Zabicki, Philip von Zweck,...
Meanwhile… Lyra Hill

Meanwhile… Lyra Hill

In comics in the US, there is a prevailing stigma of creators being misanthropic shut-ins. A stereotype that afflicts not only content but creators’ self-hood alike, and an identity which is defensibly bunk. I first met Lyra Hill during a class we had together...
Top 5 Weekend Picks! (10/11-10/13)

Top 5 Weekend Picks! (10/11-10/13)

1. Unfortunately, It Was Paradise at City Gallery in the Historic Water Tower Work by Regina Mamou. City Gallery in the Historic Water Tower is located at 806 N. Michigan Ave. Reception Friday, 5:30-7:30pm. 2. Your Everyday Art World Book Release Party at threewalls...
Come & Have Some CAKE

Come & Have Some CAKE

There is a really fantastic comics festival going down this weekend at Columbia College. Edie Fake and Neil Brideau have been putting it together for the last several months, as is evident from the ambitious vision and extensive programming. It’s like a...